Hebrews 10:25

Not giving up meeting together, as some are in the habit of doing, but encouraging one another – and all the more as you see the Day approaching.

Jesus Prepared Himself

JESUS PREPARED HIMSELF LUKE 2:46, “And it came to pass, that after three days they found him in the temple, sitting in the midst of the doctors, both hearing them, and asking them questions.” LUKE 2:41-51 This is the only scriptural record of Jesus’ childhood. Yet there is much that we can learn from this brief account. At twelve years… Read more →

The Word of God

BELIEVE THE WORD OF GOD Matthew 2:1, “Now when Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judaea in the days of Herod the king, behold, there came wise men from the east to Jerusalem.” MATTHEW 2:1-12 How could this be? The greatest event in the history of God’s dealings with mankind was taking place and the leaders of God’s people didn’t… Read more →

Glory to God in the Highest

Luke 2:14, “Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, good will toward men.” LUKE 2:8-20 In another instance, Jesus said He did not come to send peace on the earth, but a sword. Then He prophesied that those who received Him would experience persecution, even from their own family (Mt. 10:34-36). How do these verses fit together?… Read more →

No Room at the Inn

I wonder….was it really so busy at the Inn that Joseph and Mary could not get a room..? Most of us have heard the story ( or seen it re-enacted at a school nativity play – along with many funny ad libs from young children no doubt). Joseph and Mary ( who was heavily pregnant with Jesus) returning to Bethlehem… Read more →